Methodist Children's Hospital
Methodist Children's Hospital is a place where children are treated with the special care they need and deserve. Methodist Children's Hospital is the only hospital in San Antonio designed and built specifically for the treatment and care of children. Every aspect of our Children's Hospital focuses on the health and well being of our children - and on their future. It's our commitment. It is our mission.
Methodist Family Resource Center
The Methodist Family Resource Center is designed to provide useful information to parents including information about Call-A-Nurse health line, Well Waldo's Wheels transportation, frequently asked questions, community resources and more.
Call-A-Nurse for Children:
Specially trained pediatric nurses who will personally assist you with medical advice concerning your ill child are only a phone call away.
Hours of operation:
Monday through Thursday, 5 p.m. to 8 a.m.
Around the clock beginning Fridays at 5 p.m. through Mondays at 8 a.m.
Major holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
This service is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Tenemos enfermeras que hablan espanol.
Well Waldo’s Wheels
Well Waldo's Wheels is a free bus service for Methodist Children's Hospital patients and their families. Our bus goes to many neighborhoods picking up children and their parents and taking them to doctors' offices and to the new Methodist Children's Hospital.
Young Heroes’ Club®Our Young Heroes’ Club® is a fun program full of activities designed for children up to age 10 who live in the San Antonio and South Texas area. You and your children will find Recipes and Games designed to keep them busy for hours.
Do you have any volunteer opportunities?
Yes, please call the following people to get more details:
How do I find information on my child's illness?
Visit our Health Library for more information. The health information in this Health Library is provided by a third party. Methodist Healthcare does not in any way create the content of this information. It is provided solely for informational purposes. It does not constitute medical advice and is not intended to be a substitute for proper medical care provided by a physician. Always consult with your doctor for appropriate examinations, treatment, testing, and care recommendations. Do not rely on information on this site as a tool for self-diagnosis. If you have a medical emergency, call 911.
How to I pre-register my child for surgery online?
Visit the Online Preregistration page to fill out a confidential, secure, preregistration form online. This process should only take 5-10 minutes to complete.
What are the cafeteria and gift shop hours of operation? Where are they located?
Visit the Gift Shop and Cafeteria page for more information.
How do I Register for WomanPlus® online?
Experience the benefits of a fun, healthy lifestyle while saving money with the free Methodist Healthcare membership program we offer for men and women like you. Sign up for WomanPlus® online.
For information about Methodist Healthcare events, services and free membership programs, call the Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at 210-575-0355 or 1-800-333-7333, Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm. For general inquiries or to provide feedback, contact us here.